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Trauma Awareness Month

  In October 2018, Governor Carney signed Executive Order 24, making Delaware a trauma-informed state. The Executive Order directs the Family Services Cabinet Council to develop tools for training state employees and community partners on the impact of exposure to ACEs, to promote ACE awareness, and to improve services and interventions for children and families exposed […]

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Executive Order 24

EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER TWENTY-FOUR TO: HEADS OF ALL STATE DEPARTMENTS AND AGENCIES RE: MAKING DELAWARE A TRAUMA–INFORMED STATE WHEREAS, the Kaiser Permanente Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Study identified that childhood exposure to traumatic experiences increases the likelihood of physical and psychological illness later in life. Those childhood experiences are: physical, emotional, or sexual abuse; physical […]

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